The I Am Trenton Community Foundation is giving nearly $20,000 in grants to local people and projects they say "believe in Trenton" and are committed to improving the community.
Camp Fire New Jersey for the past 30 years has partnered with NJ School Districts to educate and empower youth through age-appropriate Pre-K through 12th-grade programs in over 120 schools within and surrounding Mercer County.
The initiative provides Trenton teens with the opportunity to earn money, establish positive work history, as well as obtain the necessary competencies to do so successfully.
Local agencies, federal and state governments, schools, YMCA/YWCA, community recreation programs, and camps are all ready to help special needs individuals to develop skills, participate to the best of their ability, and to feel included as an important member of the team or activity group.
The Children’s System of Care (CSOC) serves children, youth, and young adults with a wide range of challenges associated with emotional and behavioral health, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and substance use. CSOC is committed to providing services based on the individual need of each child and family within a system of care approach that is strength-based, culturally competent, family-centered, and in a community-based environment.